People

SCIENTIFIC BOARD

Prof. Ayo Oduola

Prof Ayo Oduola is the Director of the University of Ibadan Research Foundation. He recently retired as Coordinator for Stewardship and Capacity Building for Research at the Special Program for Research and Training on Tropical Diseases at WHO.

Prof. Adenike Osofisan

Prof Adenike Osofisan is a professor of Computer Science with specialization in Data Mining and Knowledge Management. She is involved in many developmental initiatives from the United Nations.

Prof. Nash Oyekanmi

Director of the Genetics, Genomics and Bioinformatics Department,NABDA. He is also the coordinator of the Initiative for the Tropical and Emerging Infectious Diseases at the NABDA-Southwest Biotechnology Center of Excellence.

COLLABORATORS

Dr. Andreas Gisel

Dr. Gisel is a Bioinformatics specialist with the Institute of Tropical Agriculture IITA, Ibadan. He was a Senior Bioinformatics Researcher at Institute of Biomedical Technologies, ITB-CNR, Bari, Italy. He works on general bioinformatics projects especially in sequence analysis of next generation sequencing data.

Dr. Ashlee M Earl

Earl is a research scientist and group leader for the Bacterial Genomics Group at the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard. Within the Broad Institute’s Genomic Center for Infectious Diseases, Earl is working to understand the relationship between microbes and human health.

Prof Raphael Isokpehi

He is a Professor at Bethune-Cookman University, Florida, United States. His areas of specializations are microbiology, bioinformatics and visual analytics. His primary research interest is on microbial stress response systems.

 

RESEARCH SCIENTIST

Dr. Angela Makolo

Dr Angela is the group coordinator of the UI Bioinformatics group. She specializes in Computational Biology and Bioinformatics.

Dr. Folusho Falade

Dr Folusho Falade is a lecturer in the Cellular Parasitology Programme in the Cell Biology & Genetics Unit, Department of Zoology. University of Ibadan

Dr. Segun Fatumo

Dr Segun Fatumo is a Bioinformatics Expert

Dr. O.F.W. Onifade

Dr Onifade is researcher in Adaptive Adaptive Intelligent Systems and Pattern Matching

Prof. S.I.B. Cadmus

Prof Cadmus is an expert in diagnostics and molecular epidemiology of tuberculosis.

Dr. B.O. Akinkunmi

Dr Akinkunmi, a lecturer in Computer Science Department with specialization in Knowledge Representation, Reasoning and Formal Ontologies

Dr. Mayowa Owolabi

Dr. Mayowa is a Senior Lecturer/Consultant Neurologist, Department of Medicine, University College Hospital. The Co-PI of the THRIVES study (U-01) and the overall PI of the SIREN study (a U-54) NIH grant. He is the pioneering chair of the H3Africa CVD Working Group and the founder and chair of the Global Alliance for Chronic Diseases-control unique to CVDs In LMIC(GACD-COUNCIL) initiative.

Dr Esther Uchendu

Dr Uchendu is a Lecturer at the Department of Agronomy, University of Ibadan. In vitro Biology & Cryopreservation Specialist

Dr Patrick Akomolafe

Dr Komolafe is a lecturer at the Computer Science Department, University of Ibadan, with a specialization in System Development and Cloud Computing

STUDENT MEMBERS

Okatahi Salihu

Olagunju Temitayo

Oghenekhowo Tega

Adegeye Mayowa

Adesanya Tosin

Adesanya Oluwatosin

Ademola Toyin

Ademola Toyin